This week in New Idea

SHOCK SHOWDOWN: KATIE WALKS OUT ON TOM
An upset Katie Holmes has stormed out on her husband Tom Cruise following explosive allegations the Church of Scientology has been spying on Hollywood stars - including ‘going through their trash’ to find ‘vulnerabilities’. The actress, who is tired of her struggling film career being overshadowed by bizarre claims about her husband’s religion, finally flipped after embarrassing Scientology internal documents surfaced online last week. The upsetting claims resulted in a fiery showdown with Tom that left Katie fuming. ‘Katie was in such a bad mood about it all that she ended up bickering with Tom,’ an insider reveals.

KATE AND MARY’S DENMARK DATE
The beautiful friendship between Princess Mary of Denmark and Kate Middleton now looks set to change the world – with the two royals coming together this week to stop the famine in Africa. In an emotional call between the Duchess of Cambridge and Crown Princess Mary, the two women agreed ‘something must be done’ about the unfolding tragedy. Joining forces with their husbands, Princess William and Frederik, Kate, 29, and Mary, 39, have pledged to give a boost to a cause close their hearts and raise awareness of the 320,000 children at immediate risk from starvation.

WORLD EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: BRUCE AND KRIS JENNER

New Idea sat down with the world's most famous parents, ‘mumager’ Kris Kardashian and Bruce Jenner, in LA last week to talk love, lavish weddings and life in the spotlight. It’s not easy keeping a brood of 10 in check, but for the head of the Kardashian family, it pays to have a solid marriage. Life as a Kardashian may have its ups and downs but one thing this famous pair agrees on is that they couldn’t make it work if they didn’t love each other. From their first date to Kris’s latest surgery and scandalous allegations about Kim’s wedding, Kris and Bruce set the record straight.

JUNGLE JUICE HORROR: POISONED BY BALI BOOZE
Struggling to speak or even sit up in her hospital bed, 25-year-old Newcastle nurse Jamie Johnston will never forget the frightening moment she realised she had been poisoned, before collapsing into a coma while on holiday in Indonesia with her mum Lyn last month. Lyn recalls her daughter’s chilling words as she slumped into her seat, on what was meant to be their flight home. ‘Mum, I think I’ve been poisoned. My vision, it’s deteriorating, and my kidneys, they are really hurting.’ Lyn adds: I knew I needed to get her home. I’ve never been more scared in my life.’

NEW IDEA FOOD: AUSTRALIA’S EASIEST CAKE!
The New Idea Test Kitchen team and celeb chefs have scoured the globe for inspiring dishes, filling this week’s 24-page New Idea Food booklet with delicious, easy recipes you’ll want to try tonight! From Matt Skinner’s top entertaining tips for summer to mouth-watering lasagnes to Australia’s easiest to make coconut cherry cake, there’s something to please the whole family.

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